Portugal showing positive signs of being a competitive squad even without their star player, Cristiano Ronaldo as Selecao Das Quinas got a precious 1-0 win over Italy in their latest UEFA Nations League fixture.
Aside being one of the most exciting sports game to watch, football also offers many other interesting stuff for its fans and sticker collection can be considered as one of them.
Mostly getting its popularity height during World Cup events, this days sticker collection can be done anytime with any league competition, turning it into a new entertainment for some, especially Gianni Bellini.
Italy national team have officially appointed Roberto Mancini as their new boss and the former Manchester City tactician is very delighted with the opportunity and already eager in starting his new role with Gli Azzurri.
Interesting results occurred in several midweek international friendlies, notably the matches between England against Italy along with Spain's battle with Argentina.
Three Lions were left with a slight bitter taste as they're potential home win over Gli Azzurri only turned into a draw following controversial VAR decision late in that game.
Italy's dream of continuing their long run of participating in World Cup meet its end as they were eliminated by Sweden in the play offs round.
Losing 1-0 in their first meeting, Gli Azzurri were pouring forward vigorously since kick off as they search for that important equalizing goal.
Being placed as seeded teams doesn't always bring advantages in drawing, that's pretty much what is currently experienced by Italian national team.
Gli Azzurri found themselves a tricky drawing for their World Cup 2018 playoffs after being drawn against a quite formidable foe in Sweden.
Italy Bounce Back, Wales Victorious in World Cup 2018 Qualifier
Italian national side got themselves back on winning ways in their World Cup qualifier as Giampiero Ventura's men edge pass Israel 1-0 on Tuesday.
Spain Comfortably Beating Italy to Secure Top Spot
Spain's mission to secure their table topping position in World Cup qualifier group was a success as Julen Lopetegui's men overcome the challenge of their main rival Italy 3-0 at Santiago Bernebau.